Hotel Sunset Resort & Spa
Travel Blogs from La Gaude
This weekend Brandon and I went to Nice, France to celebrate our Four Year Anniversary. We both took eight hour trains on wednesday to get to Nice so that we could use our Eurail passes. I had a bit of a stressful day because I had to take an Italian test at 12 and my train left the Florence train station at 12:27. My teacher told me that the test …
... boatload of money. Now here’s the deal – this happened again in the 50’s when Aristotle Onassis (you remember him, he married Jackie Kennedy) figured out that Prince Rainier needed money, and a wife. Aristotle told him "you have power and no money and I have money and no power" and he proposed that he invest in the casino corporation, which he did. He also went about finding a wife for Prince Rainier. He first ...
... so I could finally get a book in a language I could read, forced to go back to the paper version after losing my kindle during the break in. Finding a DVD shop with a 5 for 30 Euro deal and a collection of good titles including 'A Very Bad trip’ (the French release title of the ‘Hangover’) which is just hilarious in its own right, we were able to get a good selection, so I no longer have to suffer through the war movies which after everything still remain in ...
... head out for some dinner. We were starving from all our days adventures!
It has become a bit of a ritual to do a bog lap after dinner before heading back to the apartment to bed. We were very surprised to find that the centre of Nice and the waterfront just seems to explode on a Friday night. It was like Northbridge on steriods! There were people literally everywhere! The restaurants were crowded, the hawkers were out selling their wares ...
... from the day I handed in my notice at work last January. I was off travelling during July, August and September and really, those adventure were for me and I didn't share that much. It was fun to drop the odd geo-tagged public posting around on Google though.
I've spent the last month up in the mountains, with a visit to Marseille thrown in. Now I'm sitting in a flat in Nice, trying not to spend money. It's too easy in this town, mainly because the ...
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- Wheelchair accessibility
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